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tail end

n.
1. The hindmost part.
2. The very end; the conclusion.

tail end

n
the last, endmost, or final part

tail′ end′


n.
2. the concluding or final part; tag end: the tail end of a lecture.
[1375–1425]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tail end - the time of the last part of something; "the fag end of this crisis-ridden century"; "the tail of the storm"
end, ending - the point in time at which something ends; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
2.tail end - any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
projection - any solid convex shape that juts out from something
3.tail end - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit ontail end - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"

tail end

noun
The hindmost part of something:
Translations

tail end

n (of party, meeting) → fine f; (of train, procession) → coda
to be at the tail end of the procession/queue → essere in coda alla processione/in fondo alla coda
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Second-placed Mean Machine thumped tail-enders JKUAT Cougars 51-12 to cement their place and reduce the gap to two points.
It will change from game to game, day to day, but after lunch on the third day, he went to his seamers because he thought the tail-enders would get blasted away, but I think he will learn that spin against tail-enders is crucial.
He praised Mohammad Amir's bowling but stressed that the pacer needs to work harder on bowling against tail-enders.
Unbeaten on 64 overnight, the 26-year-old left-hander was dismissed for 101 as his side progressed from an overnight 175 for thrs ee to 320 all out, tail-enders David Payne (36 not out) and Chris Liddle (21) adding a priceless 45 for the last wicket.
Had Hampshire rolled over the tail an achievable run chase would have been left but tail-enders Toby Roland-Jones (25), Ollie Rayner (17no) and Tim Murtagh (19no) dug deep to frustrate the hosts.
ISLAMABAD -- Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) and Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGL) are improving their transmission network to maintain gas pressure especially for tail-enders in the winter season.
Hawarden Park battled bravely but fell six runs short,completing their 39 overs on 130 for nine despite splendid efforts of tail-enders Tom Norris and Wootton who were unbeaten on 21 and 10 respectively.
The 24-year-old (right) from Oxshott, who last year paid PS3million for his seat, had hoped to make his mark as the tail-enders switch to Mercedes engines.
To keep the score ticking Luke Ronchi, on his debut, went to fifty in just 37 balls but eventually fell for 88 leaving the tail-enders Mark Craig and Matt henry to battle through for a close of 297-8.
Also there are very few genuine tail-enders around now.
Pujara further said that he believes India can defeat South Africa in the series decider in Durban on Thursday as it is evident from South African batsmen's cautiousness regarding their going for the target, that they are worried about their tail-enders.
But six wickets fell in the evening session, leaving tail-enders Dinesh Chandimal and Rangana Herath with the unenviable task of setting a challenging home total.